BIOGRAPHY OF JOHN DUDLEY 1ST DUKE NORTHUMBERLAND 1504-1553

GENERAL

Paternal Family Tree: SUTTON

Descent English Royalty: 7G Grandson Edward "Longshanks" I King England

Descent French Royalty: 10G Grandson Louis "Fat" VI King France

Descent Royal House of Wessex: 13G Grandson Edmund "Ironside" I King England

EVENTS

In 1504 John Dudley 1st Duke Northumberland was born to Edmund Dudley (42) and Elizabeth Grey 6th Baroness Lisle (24)

In 1525 John Dudley 1st Duke Northumberland (21) and Jane Guildford were married

In 1527 John Dudley 2nd Earl Warwick was born to John Dudley 1st Duke Northumberland (23) and Jane Guildford

In 1530 Ambrose Dudley 3rd Earl Warwick was born to John Dudley 1st Duke Northumberland (26) and Jane Guildford

Around 1530 Mary Dudley was born to John Dudley 1st Duke Northumberland (26) and Jane Guildford

Around 1531 Henry Dudley was born to John Dudley 1st Duke Northumberland (27) and Jane Guildford

On 24 Jun 1532 Robert Dudley 1st Earl Leicester was born to John Dudley 1st Duke Northumberland (28) and Jane Guildford

Around 1535 Guildford Dudley was born to John Dudley 1st Duke Northumberland (31) and Jane Guildford

On 01 May 1540 a tournament was held at Westminster. Gregory Cromwell 1st Baron Cromwell Oakham (20) , Thomas Poynings 1st Baron Poynings (28) , Thomas Seymour 1st Baron Seymour Sudeley (32) , John Dudley 1st Duke Northumberland (36) , Richard Cromwell (45) and George Carew (36) were challengers. [May Day Jousting]

In 1543 John Dudley 1st Duke Northumberland (39) was created 1st Viscount Lisle (5C 1543)

On 30 Dec 1546 Henry VIII King England and Ireland (55) made his last revision to his will signed using the Dry Stamp that was used increasingly commonly. The will confirmed the succession as Edward VI King England and Ireland (9) , Mary Tudor I Queen England and Ireland (30) and Elizabeth Tudor I Queen England and Ireland (13) . The will appointed sixteen executors: (16) , Anthony Browne (46) , Thomas Cranmer Archbishop Canterbury (57) , Anthony Denny (45) , John Dudley 1st Duke Northumberland (42) , William Herbert 1st Earl Pembroke (45) , Edward Montagu (61) , Edward North 1st Baron North (50) , William Paget 1st Baron Paget Beaudasert (40) , William Paulet 1st Marquess Winchester (63) , John Russell 1st Earl Bedford (61) , Edward Seymour 1st Duke Somerset (46) , Cuthbert Tunstall Bishop Durham (72) , Edward Wotton (57) , Nicholas Wotton (49) and Thomas Wriothesley 1st Earl Southampton (41) .

In 1547 John Dudley 1st Duke Northumberland (43) was created 1st Earl Warwick (2C 1547)

On 10 Sep 1547 an English army commanded by Edward Seymour 1st Duke Somerset (47) defeated a Scottish army commanded by James Hamilton 1st Duke Châtellerault (31) and Archibald Douglas 6th Earl Angus (58) at the Battle of Pinkie Cleugh at Musselburgh. The English army included John Dudley 1st Duke Northumberland (43) , Francis Talbot 5th Earl Shrewsbury, 5th Earl Waterford (47) and Thomas Wentworth 2nd Baron Wentworth (22) . John Thynne (32) and Edmund Brydges 2nd Baron Chandos were knighted. William Cecil 1st Baron Burghley (26) accompanied Edward Seymour 1st Duke Somerset (47) .

On 27 Aug 1549 the rebels were defeated by an army led by John Dudley 1st Duke Northumberland (45) . Henry Willoughby (32) killed at Mousehold Heath during the Kett's Rebellion

In 1551 John Dudley 1st Duke Northumberland (47) was created 1st Duke Northumberland (1C 1551)

On 26 Feb 1552 Michael Stanhope (44) was beheaded having been convicted of conspiring to assassinate John Dudley 1st Duke Northumberland (48) and stoutly maintaining his innocence. at Tower Hill

On 25 Jul 1553 John Dudley 1st Duke Northumberland (49) , John Dudley 2nd Earl Warwick (26) , Robert Dudley 1st Earl Leicester (21) , Guildford Dudley (18) , Henry Manners 2nd Earl Rutland (26) and Francis Hastings 2nd Earl Huntingdon (39) were imprisoned for supporting Lady Jane Grey at Beauchamp Tower during the Succession of Lady Jane Grey

On 18 Aug 1553 John Dudley 1st Duke Northumberland (49) and John Dudley 2nd Earl Warwick (26) were tried at Westminster Hall. [Trial of Lady Jane Grey's Supporters]

On 22 Aug 1553 John Dudley 1st Duke Northumberland (49) was beheaded at Tower Hill. [Trial of Lady Jane Grey's Supporters]

After 22 Aug 1553 John Dudley 1st Duke Northumberland was buried at St Peter ad Vincula Church

John Dudley 1st Duke Northumberland was appointed 310th Knight Garter: Henry VIII

Henry Dudley was born to John Dudley 1st Duke Northumberland and Jane Guildford

Thomas Dudley was born to John Dudley 1st Duke Northumberland and Jane Guildford

Charles Dudley was born to John Dudley 1st Duke Northumberland and Jane Guildford

Katherine Dudley was born to John Dudley 1st Duke Northumberland and Jane Guildford

Temperance Dudley was born to John Dudley 1st Duke Northumberland and Jane Guildford

Margaret Dudley was born to John Dudley 1st Duke Northumberland and Jane Guildford

Katherine Dudley was born to John Dudley 1st Duke Northumberland and Jane Guildford

ANCESTRY

Father: Edmund Dudley (7G Grandson John "Lackland" I King England)

GrandFather: John Dudley (6G Grandson John "Lackland" I King England)

1G GrandFather: John Dudley 1st Baron Dudley (10G Grandson Henry "Beauclearc" I King England)

2G GrandFather: John Sutton 4th Baron Sutton Dudley

3G GrandFather: John Sutton 3rd Baron Sutton Dudley

4G GrandFather: John Sutton 2nd Baron Sutton Dudley

4G GrandMother: Joan Clinton

3G GrandMother: Joan Unknown

2G GrandMother: Constance Blount (9G Granddaughter Henry "Beauclearc" I King England)

3G GrandFather: Walter Blount (8G Grandson Henry "Beauclearc" I King England)

4G GrandFather: John Blount

4G GrandMother: Eleanor Beauchamp (7G Granddaughter Henry "Beauclearc" I King England)

3G GrandMother: Sancha Toledo

4G GrandFather: Diego Gómez Toledo

1G GrandMother: Elizabeth Berkeley (5G Granddaughter John "Lackland" I King England)

2G GrandFather: John Berkeley (4G Grandson John "Lackland" I King England)

3G GrandFather: Thomas Rich Berkeley 8th Baron Berkeley (3G Grandson John "Lackland" I King England)

4G GrandFather: Maurice Berkeley 7th Baron Berkeley (2G Grandson John "Lackland" I King England)

4G GrandMother: Eva Zouche

3G GrandMother: Katherine Clivedon

4G GrandFather: John Clivedon

2G GrandMother: Elizabeth Bettershorne

GrandMother: Elizabeth Bramshott

Mother: Elizabeth Grey 6th Baroness Lisle (6G Granddaughter Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

GrandFather: Edward Grey 1st Viscount Lisle (7G Grandson John "Lackland" I King England)

1G GrandFather: Edward Grey 6th Baron Ferrers Groby (6G Grandson John "Lackland" I King England)

2G GrandFather: Reginald Grey 3rd Baron Grey Ruthyn (5G Grandson John "Lackland" I King England)

3G GrandFather: Reginald Grey 2nd Baron Grey Ruthyn (7G Grandson Henry "Beauclearc" I King England)

4G GrandFather: Roger Grey 1st Baron Grey Ruthyn (6G Grandson Henry "Beauclearc" I King England)

4G GrandMother: Elizabeth Hastings (6G Granddaughter Henry "Beauclearc" I King England)

3G GrandMother: Alianore Strange (4G Granddaughter John "Lackland" I King England)

4G GrandFather: John Strange 2nd Baron Strange Blackmere (3G Grandson John "Lackland" I King England)

4G GrandMother: Ankaret Boteler (4G Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

2G GrandMother: Joan Astley (7G Granddaughter Henry "Beauclearc" I King England)

3G GrandFather: William Astley 4th Baron Astley (6G Grandson Henry "Beauclearc" I King England)

4G GrandFather: Thomas Astley 3rd Baron Astley

4G GrandMother: Elizabeth Beauchamp (5G Granddaughter Henry "Beauclearc" I King England)

1G GrandMother: Elizabeth Ferrers 6th Baroness Ferrers Groby (6G Granddaughter Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

2G GrandFather: Henry Ferrers (5G Grandson Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

3G GrandFather: William Ferrers 5th Baron Ferrers Groby (4G Grandson Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

4G GrandFather: Henry Ferrers 4th Baron Ferrers Groby (3G Grandson Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

4G GrandMother: Joan Hoo

3G GrandMother: Philippa Clifford (5G Granddaughter John "Lackland" I King England)

4G GrandFather: Roger Clifford 5th Baron Clifford (4G Grandson John "Lackland" I King England)

4G GrandMother: Maud Beauchamp (5G Granddaughter John "Lackland" I King England)

GrandMother: Elizabeth Talbot 3rd Baroness Lisle (5G Granddaughter Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

1G GrandFather: John Talbot 1st Viscount Lisle (4G Grandson Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

2G GrandFather: John "Old Talbot" Talbot 1st Earl Shrewsbury, 1st Earl Waterford (3G Grandson Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

3G GrandFather: Richard Talbot 7th Baron Strange Blackmere, 4th Baron Talbot (2G Grandson Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

4G GrandFather: Gilbert Talbot 3rd Baron Talbot (8G Grandson Henry "Beauclearc" I King England)

4G GrandMother: Petronella Butler (1G Granddaughter Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

3G GrandMother: Ankaret Strange 7th Baroness Strange Blackmere (5G Granddaughter John "Lackland" I King England)

4G GrandFather: John Strange 4th Baron Strange Blackmere (4G Grandson John "Lackland" I King England)

4G GrandMother: Mary Fitzalan (5G Granddaughter John "Lackland" I King England)

2G GrandMother: Margaret Beauchamp (4G Granddaughter Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

3G GrandFather: Richard Beauchamp 13th Earl Warwick (4G Grandson Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

4G GrandFather: Thomas Beauchamp 12th Earl Warwick (5G Grandson John "Lackland" I King England)

4G GrandMother: Margaret Ferrers (3G Granddaughter Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

3G GrandMother: Elizabeth Berkeley 4th Baron Lisle (3G Granddaughter Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

4G GrandFather: Thomas Berkeley 9th Baron Berkeley, 3rd Baron Lisle (2G Grandson Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

4G GrandMother: Margaret Lisle 3rd Baron Lisle (7G Granddaughter John "Lackland" I King England)

1G GrandMother: Joan Cheddar

2G GrandFather: Thomas Cheddar